The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Hertfordshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 54 51 70
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +19
Contract jobs citing W3C 8 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.19% 1.31% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.56% 4.91% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £294 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.63% -9.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 - £28.75
Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
144 163 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.46% 26.63% 19.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 74 90
Average daily rate £330 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £230 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £499 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 17
Average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.70 £13.38 £11.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £43.75 £36.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%
W3C
East of England

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing W3C across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

W3C Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

W3C
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing W3C across the Hertfordshire region.

W3C Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

W3C
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing W3C across the Hertfordshire region.

W3C Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

W3C
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing W3C within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +1 7 £375 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Abbots Langley - - - -
W3C
East of England

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing W3C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited W3C.

1 30 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 28 (93.33%) HTML
2 28 (93.33%) CSS
3 25 (83.33%) XHTML
4 23 (76.67%) JSP
5 22 (73.33%) E-Commerce
6 19 (63.33%) HTML5
7 18 (60.00%) CSS3
8 15 (50.00%) Java
9 14 (46.67%) Retail
9 14 (46.67%) Semantic HTML
10 13 (43.33%) Finance
10 13 (43.33%) Manufacturing
10 13 (43.33%) JSTL
11 12 (40.00%) OO
12 11 (36.67%) Web Design
12 11 (36.67%) Analytics
13 10 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
13 10 (33.33%) Photoshop
13 10 (33.33%) Adobe
14 4 (13.33%) SEO
15 3 (10.00%) MySQL
15 3 (10.00%) Ajax
15 3 (10.00%) jQuery
16 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
16 2 (6.67%) OWASP
16 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
16 2 (6.67%) Web Accessibility
16 2 (6.67%) RESTful
16 2 (6.67%) Open Source

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing W3C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited W3C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) Node.js
1 2 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) WordPress
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.33%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Google Analytics
1 1 (3.33%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (3.33%) Jasmine
General
1 14 (46.67%) Retail
2 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 13 (43.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Developer
2 24 (80.00%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (6.67%) Architect
3 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (3.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (3.33%) Consultant
4 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Applications Architect
4 1 (3.33%) Senior User Experience Designer
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience Consultant
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience Developer
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience Designer
4 1 (3.33%) Designer
4 1 (3.33%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (93.33%) HTML
1 28 (93.33%) CSS
2 25 (83.33%) XHTML
3 23 (76.67%) JSP
4 19 (63.33%) HTML5
5 18 (60.00%) CSS3
6 14 (46.67%) Semantic HTML
7 13 (43.33%) JSTL
8 3 (10.00%) Ajax
8 3 (10.00%) jQuery
9 2 (6.67%) RESTful
9 2 (6.67%) Zepto.js
9 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
9 2 (6.67%) Akka
9 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (6.67%) YUI
9 2 (6.67%) Dojo
9 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
9 2 (6.67%) .NET
9 2 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Open Source
1 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (6.67%) Taxonomies
1 2 (6.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.33%) Statistics
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) E-Commerce
2 12 (40.00%) OO
3 11 (36.67%) Web Design
3 11 (36.67%) Analytics
4 10 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (13.33%) SEO
6 2 (6.67%) OWASP
6 2 (6.67%) Web Accessibility
6 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (6.67%) Memory Management
6 2 (6.67%) Progressive Enhancement
6 2 (6.67%) Scrum
6 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.67%) Multithreading
6 2 (6.67%) System Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Web Development
6 2 (6.67%) UML
6 2 (6.67%) SOA
7 1 (3.33%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
1 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) Section 508
2 1 (3.33%) WCAG
2 1 (3.33%) WAI
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Adobe
2 2 (6.67%) Yahoo!
2 2 (6.67%) Google
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Interwoven
3 1 (3.33%) Apple
3 1 (3.33%) Stellent
3 1 (3.33%) ION Trading
3 1 (3.33%) Omniture
3 1 (3.33%) Endeca
3 1 (3.33%) Facebook
3 1 (3.33%) Twitter
3 1 (3.33%) hybris